New website promotes cyber well-being for Island youth
The new Cybersafe Care website is as an information hub and resource for parents, caregivers, and educators to promote awareness of healthy online activity to keep our youth cybersafe and cybersmart.
The Cybersafe Care website is a project led by the provincial Interministerial Women’s Secretariat and includes information on gaming, social media, cyberbullying, as well as recommended resources for additional help and support.
“The well-being of our youth and Islanders overall is our main priority and that includes digital and cyber well-being. This website is a valuable resource for teachers, parents, and caregivers to promote safe and smart behavior online, which begins at home and in our classrooms. We all share a responsibility to work together to protect the safety and well-being of the children and youth in our province.”
- Finance Minister Darlene Compton
The purpose the Cybersafe Care website is to have valuable resources that are easily accessible to people who care for children and to foster a culture of safe online behavior.